| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:00 AM
I read with delight and surprise the article describing the increased interest in libertarianism ("GOP rocked as Libertarians roll," Aug. 4).
It's refreshing when The Sun shines a favorable light on any political party other than its beloved Democrats....
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:04 PM
These groups meet regularly.
Sunday Afternoon Tea at Historic Oakland — Feb. 24, 3:30-5 p.m., Historic Oakland, 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia. Two-course repast will be served. $25 per person. Registration required. 410-730-4801 or http://www....
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Sen. Rand Paul is recruiting plaintiffs – and seeking donations – for a class-action lawsuit against the National Security Agency.
“Dear Patriot,” the Kentucky Republican wrote Thursday in an e-mail to supporters. “I’...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The dividing line between those who are creeped out by the National Security Agency's surveillance of phone calls and Internet communications and those who are cool with it comes down to a simple question: Do you trust the federal government not to misuse...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:29 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Republican Jason Smith won a comfortable victory Tuesday over 7 opponents including fellow state representative Steve Hodges to take over the Missouri Congressional seat previously held by fellow Republican Jo Ann Emerson.
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:16 PM
In case anyone missed the news — and judging by the fact that there aren't angry mobs storming Washington, everyone missed the news — Congress recently absolved Jon Corzine of being criminally responsible for actions that "wiped out...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 2:36 PM
Voter turnout in Maryland in 2012's general election dropped by more than 8 percentage points from 2008 but President Obama's vote percentage slipped much less than in other states, according to the State Board of Elections.
Unofficial figures show a...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:21 AM
A lot has been written about President Obama’s reelection, but none of it is half as entertaining as this article from NY Mag, in which the author asks Libertarian and Obama-hater Eric Dondero whether he would save a Democrat from drowning. You see,...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I take very strong exception to your recent editorial, "Meaningful gun control" (Feb. 26).
First of all, why should I need a license from the state to exercise a constitutional right? Should I need a license (and pay a fee and attend a training class)...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:02 PM
An hour before Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama squared off on national television on Oct. 3, the pre-presidential-debate debate got under way at Carroll Community College, with one student speculating out loud, "I wonder when the shoe-throwing is...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 5:02 AM
Incumbent Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett and Democratic challenger John Delaney pitched vastly different approaches to deal with unemployment, federal deficits and immigration, while both hewed closely to their party's talking points Wednesday during the first...